From the eruption site.

New 3D Model of Fagradalsfjall Lava Field

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Ragnar Th. Sigurðsson is ready with the camera. He stands beside a photo he took of the 2010 eruption in Eyjafjallajökull.

‘Volcanic Eruptions Always Fascinate’

13 Mar “Volcanic eruptions always fascinate and the excitement increases.”

Looking majestic.

Fabulous Gyrfalcon Delights Photographer

17 Jan Photographer Alex Máni Guðríðarson, who specializes in photographing birds, had the good fortune at the beginning of the year to spot a gyrfalcon by Hlíðarvatn lake in Selvogur, Southwest Iceland.

"Convergence," taken at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, Southeast Iceland.

Best Photos of Northern Lights

12 Dec Nine photos taken in Iceland are among Capture the Atlas’ 25 Best Photos of the Northern Lights, just published.

The light was unbelievable in Arnarfjörður fjord.

Wow, What a View of the West Fjords!

27 Sep Morgunblaðið photographer Árni Sæberg traveled to the West Fjords in August.

Laundry on a line by the physician's residence.

Ghosts and Gorgeous Landscape

13 Sep 2020 “Visiting the West Fjords has seldom been as enjoyable as this summer.”

Olivier Staiger plays the violin.

Aurora Enthusiast Sees Bright Side of Quarantine

11 Sep 2020 “People think it’s impossible to visit the country, due to the double [coronavirus] testing requirement, but there is so much you can do while in quarantine.”

The calm before the storm by Dyrhólaey.

Photo from Iceland Shortlisted for International Award

26 Aug 2020 Among the 26 shortlisted entries of the Royal Meteorological Society (RMetS) Weather Photographer of the Year competition 2020 is the one you see above, taken at Dyrhólaey, South Iceland.

Chris Burkard.

Burkard, Followed by Millions, Bikes Across Iceland

24 Aug 2020 Cyclist and Iceland enthusiast Chris Burkard, 34, is riding his bike across the country these days.

Horned grebe.

From Shooting Birds to Shooting Photos

7 Jun 2020 The horned grebes, a.k.a. Slavonian grebes (Podiceps auritus), on Vífilsstaðavatn, near Reykjavík, are busy these days.

Stunning Marine Life Pictures Made Accessible

9 Nov 2019 A new website,, offers a vast collection of pictures of marine life in Icelandic waters.


The abstract beauty of glaciers

16 Oct 2018 Icelandic photographer Ragnar Axelsson has captured the beauty of Iceland for decades. In a new exhibition at Ásmundarsalur gallery in Reykjavik he exhibits photographs of Icelandic glaciers as you've never seen them before.

Photographer Saga Sig

Art: Fashion photographer Saga Sig starts painting

5 Jun 2018 Renowned Icelandic fashion photographer Saga Sig has taken to painting on the side and is producing artwork that's already gaining a lot of attention.

Andrea and her boyfriend holding their newborn son.

Icelandic home birth: Roar of the lioness

30 May 2018 A wondrous photo essay by photographer Aldís Pálsdóttir capturing the birth of a baby boy to parents Andrea Eyland Sóleyjar-og Björgvinsdóttir and Þorleifur Kamban.

Resilient: The Women of Honduras’ telling the story of how the women of Honduras face severely adverse conditions and are forced to find ways to adapt that are so foreign to people like you and I, its nearly unfathomable.

Interview:"My camera is my passport"

4 Apr 2018 Christina Simons is half Icelandic and lives in Melbourne, Australia. Recently she made a much-respected shortlist in the Discovery category of the Sony World Photography contest with the winner announced in April.

A parking lot at Bauhaus, a hardware store just outside Reykjavik.

Iceland's darkest hours photographed for The Guardian

18 Jan 2018 An interesting photo series shot by Stuart Richardson for British newspaper The Guardian features images of the almost constant darkness in the middle of the Icelandic winter.




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